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by MackerelCat
Mon Nov 02, 2015 6:45 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Daily Check in Monday, Nov 2, 2015
Replies: 19
Views: 4000

Re: Daily Check in Monday, Nov 2, 2015

CG, that is a gorgeous house. You'll want an army of painters to banish all that pinky-coral, but I love the big porch and how the basement is accessible by walking out the back door. Very pretty kitchen and the surroundings are lovely.
by MackerelCat
Mon Nov 02, 2015 11:11 am
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Daily Check in Monday, Nov 2, 2015
Replies: 19
Views: 4000

Re: Daily Check in Monday, Nov 2, 2015

After such a lovely and totally frugal day yesterday, today has been one money-sucking minor emergency after another. DH's car windshield developed an enormous crack and has to be replaced. Our insurance deductible is more than the cost of the replacement, so we're paying all of that, and I got up t...
by MackerelCat
Sun Nov 01, 2015 9:34 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Daily Check-in Sunday, November 1
Replies: 20
Views: 4357

Re: Daily Check-in Sunday, November 1

Shelsmiles, I hope your daughter is going to be fine in no time. Shopper, it's great to hear that your hair is coming back. It was chilly and drizzly again today. DH and I spent the whole day at home. He wasn't feeling well and I've been puttering. I finished crocheting one pot holder, or "pot lifte...
by MackerelCat
Sun Nov 01, 2015 11:25 am
Forum: Challenges
Topic: November No Spend Challenge
Replies: 68
Views: 13129

Re: November No Spend Challenge

I am going to declare for 18 days. I already know that we have to have the gas logs serviced, I have a dentist appointment, DH needs a couple of doctor's appointments, and we'll be taking my brother out for his birthday. Our middle cat also needs his annual shots, so there's a bunch of days struck o...
by MackerelCat
Sun Nov 01, 2015 11:22 am
Forum: Challenges
Topic: October No Spend Challenge
Replies: 89
Views: 15858

Re: October No Spend Challenge

That was an awesome October, Jackie. Way to go!

I managed 19, which was three short of my goal. Not what I wanted, but still pretty good.
by MackerelCat
Sun Nov 01, 2015 10:31 am
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Five Weekly Frugal Things October
Replies: 32
Views: 8240

Re: Five Weekly Frugal Things October

I lived all my life in Georgia until three years ago. Tennesseans have been quick to point out that Georgians don't talk like they do. :)